On This Day

January 22, 1998 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • NHL's Minnesota franchise selects the nickname Wild

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rickey Henderson, rejoins Oakland A's for 4th time

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson
  • World League of American Football renamed as NFL Europe

Deaths in Sport

  • C. P. "Chilla" Christ, Australian cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's), dies at 86